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A sewjourn

We had our annual trip to Sewjourn in July – our 11th year!  We started out as usual visiting patchwork shops along the way but ended very unusually as Miss Helen tripped over towards the end of the day running … Continue reading

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Our Sewjourn weekend – part 1

I do love our annual Sewjourn weekend; we were trying to work out how many years it is that we’ve been going and I think it’s probably about 12 or 13, and we still love it! Friday morning we set … Continue reading

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A very Sewjourn weekend – part 1

The Venue This time last week a group of us were making our way up to Sewjourn for a weekend of sewing, fun, food and laughter, visiting a couple of shops there and back.We’ve been trying to work it out; … Continue reading

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January Sewjourn – part 1

I’ve had a lovely, unexpected weekend.  Let me explain.  Last week Maree asked if I’d like to go away with her and some of her friends to Sewjourn – they’d had a last minute cancellation so had a spare bed. … Continue reading

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The Fashion Shoot (!)

Some of you have asked to see the three shirts/tops I made at Sewjourn, on the model. So very tongue-in-cheek, here’s our (that’s GJ and I) version of a fashion shoot! I dragged GJ away from her sewing to help … Continue reading

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Sewjourn – part 3

On our last day, Maree worked on her appliqué border for her version of French Market Medallion with an array of threads and Maree stitched more stars too. Heather stitched up some hexagons GJ was paper piecing too, another centre … Continue reading

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Sewjourn – part 2

When we left the studio the evening before, we noticed the cactus about to flower and by yesterday morning I was up early to go for a walk, and the sky was deep pink, but by the time I got … Continue reading

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